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Microwave Aloo Mutter | BM5 | Post 1

 Aloo Mutter made in the microwave is so delicious and really easy to make! An amazing weekday dinner recipe :)
Course Main Course
Cuisine Indian


  • 4 potatoes Medium size
  • 1 cup Peas frozen (thawed)
  • 1 onion large (sliced)
  • 2 tomatoes diced
  • 1/2 tsp jeera seeds
  • 1 tsp Dhaniya powder
  • 1/2 tsp aamchur powder
  • 1 tsp chilli powder
  • 1 tsp tava masala optional
  • 1/4 tsp turmeric
  • to taste salt
  • 1 tsp oil


  • In a glass plate or directly on the microwave tray, keep washed potatoes along with a small bowl of water so that the potatoes don't get dried and wrinkled. Microwave on high for about 4-5 minutes till potatoes are done. Keep aside for cooling.
  • In the meanwhile, take a big glass bowl, add the oil and jeera to it and microwave for 2 mins.
  • Add the onions to it and microwave for another 4 minutes till the onions soften and start to turn pink.
  • Now add the tomatoes and microwave for another 4 mins till tomatoes look somewhat cooked.
  • In the meanwhile, peel and dice the potatoes.
  • After the tomatoes are done, add the peas and all masalas and microwave for another 2-3 minutes.
  • Add the potatoes and microwave for another minute or so and let it rest for about 5 minutes so that the flavors mix well.
  • Serve with hot rotis :D.


Check out the Blogging Marathoners doing BM#5 along with me.
Curry in a hurry under 30 min:** Aarthi, Divya, Jayashree, Jayasree,Kaveri, Pavani,
Seven Days of Indian Sweets:**GayathriPriya Suresh,
Seven Days of Microwave Meals:**Monika,
Seven Days of Regional Specials:**Cool Lassi(e), Harini,Vaishali 
Seven Days of Colorful Dishes Kid's Special:**Kalyani
Summer Coolers:**Kamalika, Srivalli
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